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Introducing Shakespeare Week

My own schooling was very different to Shakespeare’s. I didn’t have to arrive at school by 6.30am most mornings; I didn’t have to speak Latin and Greek in the classroom; I wasn’t ever threatened with the birch. I went to Huntington Comprehensive School in York and that is where I fell in love with Shakespeare. […]

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RSC's recent collaboration on a modern version of Troilus and Cressida

How did they (Create two locations) in Troilus and Cressida

  In Troilus and Cressida we are taken to the Trojan wars and into the Greek and Trojan camps respectively. This play was written in about 1602 (soon after Hamlet) and was entered on the stationers’ register in early 1603. Some people think it was never performed during Shakespeare’s life time as a later edition […]

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Year of Shakespeare: Pericles

This post is part of Year of Shakespeare, a project documenting the World Shakespeare Festival, the greatest celebration of Shakespeare the world has ever seen.   Pericles, National Theatre of Greece, dir. Giannis Houvardas, 27 April 2012 at The Globe, London. By Stephen Purcell, University of Warwick The Globe auditorium erupted with applause as a […]

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